KANDY TO ELLA: ONE OF THE MOST SCENIC JOURNEYS IN THE WORLD

This journey is no well-kept secret. Yes, it is firmly on the beaten tourist path, but it didn’t matter to us one little bit. The Kandy to Ella train is one of the most scenic journeys in the world for a good reason and it doesn’t matter how you do it, just make sure you do. … More KANDY TO ELLA: ONE OF THE MOST SCENIC JOURNEYS IN THE WORLD

GETTING DRINKS ISN’T CHEAP IN SRI LANKA. HERE’S HOW TO GET AROUND IT.

Most people who go to Sri Lanka for a holiday are looking forward to relaxing on a blue ocean with a cold beer (or cocktail) in hand. But one thing that isn’t clear until you get there is that drinks aren’t as cheap as you had hoped. … More GETTING DRINKS ISN’T CHEAP IN SRI LANKA. HERE’S HOW TO GET AROUND IT.

POLONNARUWA, SRI LANKA – RELAXING, CHEAP AND AUTHENTIC

The great thing about Polonnaruwa is that it is so relaxed. The ancient city sits on the edge of a massive ‘tank’ or lake which is surrounded by birdlife, cheeky monkeys and a few cycling tourists. In fact, the best way to see all the ancient ruins is just to cycle right through them all. … More POLONNARUWA, SRI LANKA – RELAXING, CHEAP AND AUTHENTIC